Editing protection policies

You can use System Manager to modify a protection policy and apply the policy to a data protection relationship.

About this task

The protection policies are not displayed at the cluster level.


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Policies pane, click Protection Policies.
  5. Select the protection policy that you want to modify, and then click Edit.
  6. Modify the transfer priority and enable or disable network compression.
  7. For an asynchronous mirror policy, back up all the source Snapshot copies.
  8. For a vault or mirror vault policy, modify the SnapMirror label and retention count.
    You cannot remove the sm_created label for a mirror vault policy.
  9. Click Save.